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    Adrift in Golden Bay

    52 Tukurua Road, Takaka 7182, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 6 April 2009

    We stayed at Adrift for two nights during our 2-week visit to New Zealand in early March. The cottage was brand new and very lovely. The kitchen had great appliances and we were able to cook our English breakfast each morning. We had a beautiful...More

    2  Thank Brigid1107
    Response from gordonz, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 20 April 2009

    Thank you for the feedback. The category “Nelson” under which we are listed can be a little confusing to overseas visitors as the name is used for both Nelson Province and Nelson City. Nelson Province has two main bays - Golden Bay to the west...More

    Reviewed 5 January 2009

    Adrift will certainly rank as the #1 place that I've ever stayed at. I couldn't fault it in any way. The hosts were so helpful, the setting gorgeous and the facilities in the the cottage excellent. The breakfasts are to die for! Treat yourself!

    2  Thank ChrisB-Moseley
    Reviewed 20 November 2008

    We made a special detour to Golden Bay and Adrift due to rave reviews from some friends who had stayed there last April. Despite 2 days of mostly rain, it was fabulous. The hosts were gracious and informative about the history and sites to see...More

    Thank MAquohoag
    Reviewed 19 May 2008

    Well, what can we say. We noticed the Adrift before we left the UK but were not sure of our travel plans, so we didn't book until we were in Marlborough and realised that we would be able to get over to Golden bay, luckily...More

    Thank BlowMeDown
    Reviewed 6 February 2008

    We spent 3 nights at Adrift over Christmas. We arrived on Christmas Eve in appalling weather, but we were helped across to our room with all our luggage & wine. We had room 1 & it was great, like a little house really, with a...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Price range
    • US$193 - US$377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Golden Bay >
    • Takaka
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    • Adrift In Golden Bay Hotel Takaka ,
    • Adrift In Golden Bay Nelson
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    4acadia
    1 April 2016|
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    Response from Gordon H | Property representative |
    Hi, Our child policy allows children over 12 years only, so your 13 year old is fine. All of our cottages have one bedroom, but with the addition of a sofa-bed in the lounge, can accommodate up to 3 people. Thanks for... More
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    Rezruf
    31 January 2015|
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    Response from Emily L | Property representative |
    Hi Rezruf, thanks for your question. You can fly into Nelson airport, then drive from there (1 hour 45 min drive), or you can drive directly from Christchurch. The most direct route is north to Amberly and through the... More
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    "Studio is attached to owners house cottages are separate, some on the beach"
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    "Go for a beach access room"
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    "All rooms provide privacy and I don't believe noise could ever be a problem. Intimate"
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